• (July 25, 2016)… On Sunday, the Peterborough Lakers wrapped up the top spot in Major Series Lacrosse, following a 12-7 win over the Cobourg Kodiaks. With the victory, the Lakers improved to 13-3-1 (27 points) and secured home floor throughout the playoffs. The Lakers, who are 7-1-0 at home this season, will open their first round playoff series on Tuesday, August 2nd at the Memorial Centre. a “Home floor advantage is crucial,” said first-year Laker Joel Matthews. “We worked for that all

  • (July 23, 2016)… The Rochester Knighthawks Under Armour© Youth Lacrosse Camp for girls is set for Monday, July 25 through Thursday, July 28 at Victor Dryer Road Park. The camp will have a world-class group of instructors, which will be headlined by Rochester Knighthawks veteran forward Joe Walters and transition man/defenseman Brad Gillies. Walters will enter his ninth season in the National Lacrosse League in 2017 and is a three-time NLL champion. Prior to going pro, he was a four-time All-A

  • Rochester holds sixth and seventh overall picks(July 22, 2016)… For the second straight year, the Rochester Knighthawks will have two first-round picks in the National Lacrosse League Entry Draft. The Knighthawks currently hold the sixth and seventh overall picks in this year’s draft. Gillies was the ninth overall pick in the 2015 Draft.Rochester is one of three teams with multiple first-round selections. The Saskatchewan Rush hold the first overall pick, along with two more first-rounders a

  • (July 18, 2016)… The Rochester Knighthawks kicked off their second Under Armour© Lacrosse Camp of the summer today at Victor Dyer Road Park. The camp, which runs from Monday through Thursday, is under the direction of Knighthawks players Brad Gillies and Joe Walters. This morning, the 70 kids began learning field and box skills from some of the top professional and collegiate players in Rochester. The campers included youth players from as close as Victor, Livonia, Webster, Brighton and Gree

  • National Lacrosse League departs from NYC for new home in Conshohocken, PAPHILADELPHIA, July 18, 2016 – The National Lacrosse League (NLL), the largest men’s professional indoor lacrosse league in North America, today announced it has officially relocated its corporate headquarters from New York, NY to the Philadelphia suburb of Conshohocken, PA. The new operations center will occupy a top floor suite at Spring Mill Corporate Center at 1100 E Hector Street and accommodate NLL employees at th

  • (July 14, 2016)… The Rochester Knighthawks held their Jr. Knighthawks Tryouts on Wednesday night at Total Sports Experience in East Rochester. Over 60 kids in three age groups vied for spots on the Jr. Knighthawks teams that will compete in the fourth annual Jr. NLL Tournament. “It was a great experience getting to know a lot of the new kids and working in the small space,” said Bantam hopeful Ayden Mowry. “I have box in Penn Yan and it’s a fast-paced game and very fun.” Mowry was on